Disease/Bug Awareness

The Threat of Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria

“Antibiotic resistance is one of the biggest threats to global health, food security, and development today,” (1) is the lead statement from a fact sheet the World Health Organization (WHO) published on its web site in February 2018.   WHO went further and added: Antibiotic resistance can affect anyone, of any… Read More

Published July 3, 2019

Zika Virus

Zika virus was first discovered in 1947 and is named after the Zika Forest in Uganda. In 1952, the first human cases of Zika were detected. Since then, outbreaks of Zika have been recorded in Africa, the Americas, Asia and the Pacific. As of May 10, 2016, there were 472… Read More

Published June 6, 2018